Vows & Visionaries:
The Blog

Vows & Visionaries:
The Blog

Vows & Visionaries:
The Blog

Heyn Photography started in 1988 specializing in weddings and engagements in the New Jersey and New York tri-state area. We believe in creating timeless images that will be loved beyond a lifetime. Our team is passionate about creating cherished memories on your most important day. Heyn's style is tasteful and elegant. Marissa is also best known for her editorial style. She finds it is most important to a build a strong connection with her clients, as this provides personalized attention to our couples throughout the entire process. 

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We had a wonderful time with Grace and Pat on their Hoboken engagement session. We started off at the waterfront with some beautiful golden hour light and the skyline as our backdrop. Then we wandered, getting some gorgeous cityscape shots of our couple. After an outfit change it was time to hit the famous cobblestone […]

Grace & Pat’s Classic Hoboken Engagement Session

June 19, 2024


Sara and Zach’s simply elegant wedding was a truly special day. We started off the day with our couple getting ready at the Sheraton in Eatontown with their bridal party. We got some fun shots of the girls and then it was time to get dressed! Sara’s mom, sister, and Zach’s mom helped her into […]

Sara & Zach’s Simply Elegant Wedding at Park Loft

June 17, 2024


Christine & Christian had the prettiest May wedding at the Stone House at Striling Ridge. We started the day with both bride and groom getting ready at the Embassy Suites hotel nearby. Christine’s mom helped her get into her stunning Martina Liana gown that really fit the romantic mood of the day. We couldn’t get […]

Christine & Christian’s May Wedding at Stone House

June 10, 2024


We are so excited to share Kristina and David’s classic elegant wedding at Maritime Parc, Jersey City. We started off our morning with our couple and their bridal party getting ready at the Hyatt House in their respective suites. We got some fun photos of our bridal party and then Kristina’s mother and sister helped […]

Kristina & David’s Classic Elegant Wedding at Maritime Parc

May 28, 2024


We are so excited to share Ashely and Kurt’s chic Spring Lake engagement session. They have such an elegant way about them and we had such a wonderful time photographing them. We started off downtown, walking past all the cute shops and stopping for photos. Then we ran across the street to Divine Park for […]

Ashley & Kurt’s Chic Spring Lake Engagement

May 13, 2024


Danielle & Chad had the prettiest engagement session in Spring Lake during our favorite time of year, cherry blossom season. We started off our session strolling through downtown, stopping for some adorable photos with their pup. Then we made our way to gorgeous Divine Park with all its blooming pink cherry blossom trees. They made […]

Danielle & Chad’s Cherry Blossom Spring Lake Engagement

May 9, 2024


Gina and Justin had the most elegant April wedding at The Mill Lakeside Manor. We started our day with the bride and groom separately, as they prepared for their big day. All of Gina’s details were so beautiful and we really enjoyed capturing them. We got some fun shots with the bridal party before getting […]

Gina & Justin’s Elegant April Wedding at The Mill

May 8, 2024


We are so thrilled to share Katherine and Drew’s super sweet spring wedding at The Mill Lakeside Manor in Spring Lake, New Jersey. We started off the day with our couple getting ready separately at The Sheraton Hotel in Eatontown. Our bridal party had fun posing then it was time to get dressed. Katherine’s mother […]

Katherine & Drew’s Super Sweet Spring Wedding at The Mill

May 7, 2024


Kristin & Daniel’s modern Spring wedding at The Palace at Somerset Park was absolutely stunning. We started off the day with both our bride and groom getting ready at The Delta hotel by Marriott. Kristin’s mom helped her into her gorgeous Matina Liana gown and veil. She looked absolutely stunning and both her bridal party […]

Kristin & Daniel’s Modern Spring Wedding at The Palace at Somerset Park

May 2, 2024


Melissa and Jim had such a pretty engagement session at Princeton University. The sun was shining brightly and these two lovebirds laughed and joked while walking hand in hand through the beautiful grounds. We stopped at all the iconic spots and the architecture gave us a stunning backdrop for our photos. Melissa and Jim are […]

Melissa & Jim’s Pretty Princeton Engagement Session

April 24, 2024



My mission is not just to photograph, but to genuinely get to know and capture who you are as a couple. Your love story is unique; The joy, the laughter, the shared glances — I'm on a mission to encapsulate these precious moments, turning them into timeless visual memories. With over twenty years of wedding photography experience, I have had the privilege to witness and document countless beautiful love stories, and I bring that wealth of knowledge and expertise to every wedding I shoot. The opportunity to work with couples like you, to weave your narrative into a visual masterpiece, is something I'm thrilled to be apart of. Your wedding day is not just an event; it's a pivotal chapter in your beautiful story, and I can't wait to tell it through my lens. Whether you have a clear vision in mind or are looking for some creative guidance, let's connect. I'm eager to hear more about your love story and discuss how we can work together to create lasting memories of your wedding day.

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